It may be recalled that before the 2008 election, Imran Khan, under the All Parties Democratic Movement
an alliance of different parties formed against the Gen Musharraf regime had suggested that no party in the alliance should have relations with the MQM because of its alleged involvement in militancy.
In 2008, he formed an alliance with All Parties Democratic Movement
and boycotted the general elections in 2008 to deny the legitimacy of then President of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf.
Ruling out the possibilities of joining the grand alliance, he said the PTI would prefer to work with All Parties Democratic Movement
(APDM) parties excluding Pakistan Muslim League-N.
Accusing Mian Nawaz Sharif of being the first to violate the Charter of Democracy (CoD), after he left ARD (Alliance for Restoration of Democracy), for APDM (All Parties Democratic Movement
The All Parties Democratic Movement
, comprising 33 parties and political groups, met throughout the day in the eastern city of Lahore, seeking to put together a common front on the contentious issue but could not agree on a joint position.
Politicians belonging to the All Parties Democratic Movement
, which boycotted the election, have joined with lawyers from across Pakistan in demanding that Musharraf be impeached for violating the Constitution, but Faheem said, ''There is no need to do that.''
The alliance of All Parties Democratic Movement
was scheduled to meet in Lahore later Thursday to decide whether or not to boycott the elections.
A meeting of the All Parties Democratic Movement
(APDM), comprised of 33 political groups led by Sharif's party, failed to agree on a joint stance, leaving each to decide alone whether to contest.
Many of Pakistan's major opposition parties united under the All Parties Democratic Movement
plan to take part in the Jan.
Bhutto heads the Alliance for Restoration of Democracy, while Sharif represents the All Parties Democratic Movement
Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said his party would abide by the decision of the All Parties Democratic Movement
to boycott the next general election if the opposition demand that Supreme Court judges sacked by President Gen.
As Musharraf was addressing the nation, the Pakistan Peoples Party of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and an alliance of several parties united in the All Parties Democratic Movement
were meeting to decide whether or not to take part in elections.